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We will be launching the 2021 programme at 12pm on 11 August 2021

  • Underline - view of a recently redeveloped space
  • Underline - view of a space awaiting redevelopment
  • Underline Discovery Sessions

DLR Underline Discovery Sessions

TfL- DLR Engineers

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Meet at: For guided walks: meet outside of Heron Quay DLR Station. For all other events: meet 10 mins early at Baltimore Wharf's parking lot - under the DLR tracks- just outside DLR Crossharbour Station.
place
DLR Underline - Isle of Dogs, From Crossharbour DLR Station to South Dock, E14 3BQ

Travel Information

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Nearest tube: Canary Wharf, Mudchute, South Quay, crossharbour & london arena
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Bus routes: 135
DLR Underline Discovery Sessions covers a series of events for all ages focused on exploring the spaces under the DLR on the Isle of Dogs, with activities exploring the area's architecture, heritage and the public realm.

Events

Saturday 4th September
Underline Discovery Sessions - Insta Isle of Dogs
schedule Time: All-day
Open online picture competition highlighting what is valued in the area. Instagram #DLRUnderline
Saturday 11th September
Underline Discovery Sessions – Sketch Crawl
schedule Time: 11am to 2pm
group Capacity: 20
Please contact lbth.regeneration@towerhamlets.gov.uk for clarifications or further information. A moving workshop along the DLR Underline capturing the spaces and surroundings through a series of quick drawings and sketches. Participants are encouraged to bring their sketchbooks and drawing tools as only some materials will be available on site
Underline Discovery Sessions - Info Desk
schedule Time: 11am to 4pm
group Capacity: 8
Live chat with Tower Hamlets regeneration officers who will be on site to discuss the project's aims and regeneration context. Please contact lbth.regeneration@towerhamlets.gov.uk for clarifications or further information.
Visitors can arrive at any time during the opening hours.
There may be queues at busy times.
Underline Discovery Sessions - Social Broadcasting
schedule Time: 11am to 1pm
group Capacity: 2
1 interview slot every 20 minutes (with up to 2 people). Interviews recorded on site with guests and residents who would like to share their knowledge of the site and wider area. Please contact lbth.regeneration@towerhamlets.gov.uk for clarifications or further information.
Underline Discovery Sessions – Isle of Dogs Past to Present Guided Walking Tour
schedule Time: 2pm to 4pm
group Capacity: 25
Walking tour with blue badge guide talking about the past, present and future of the area. Please contact lbth.regeneration@towerhamlets.gov.uk for clarifications or further information.
Underline Discovery Sessions - Social Broadcasting
schedule Time: 2pm to 4pm
group Capacity: 12
1 interview slot every 20 minutes (with up to 2 people). Interviews recorded on site with guests and residents who would like to share their knowledge of the site and wider area. Please contact lbth.regeneration@towerhamlets.gov.uk for clarifications or further information.
Underline Discovery Sessions – Sketch Crawl
schedule Time: 3pm to 6pm
group Capacity: 20
Please contact lbth.regeneration@towerhamlets.gov.uk for clarifications or further information. A moving workshop along the DLR Underline capturing the spaces and surroundings through a series of quick drawings and sketches. Participants are encouraged to bring their sketchbooks and drawing tools as only some materials will be available on site
Underline Discovery Sessions - Geopoetry
schedule Time: 4pm to 6pm
group Capacity: 15
Literature workshop to explore and respond to the site & area with poetry/writing. Age 16+. Materials and refreshments provided. Please contact lbth.regeneration@towerhamlets.gov.uk for clarifications or further information.
Sunday 12th September
Underline Discovery Sessions – Isle of Dogs Past to Present Guided Walking Tour
schedule Time: 11am to 1pm
group Capacity: 25
Walking tour with blue badge guide talking about the past, present and future of the area. Please contact lbth.regeneration@towerhamlets.gov.uk for clarifications or further information.

Design

Original design
TfL- DLR Engineers, 1987
Type
Infrastructure/engineering, Event, Walk/tour, Public realm/landscape, Open site
Period
Historical/contemporary